Sex therapy is the use of psychotherapy to help with sexual dysfunction. It can be used in conjunction with medical treatment (note that psychotherapist and psychologists cannot prescribe medication), or as a stand alone treatment when the individual has no physiological condition.
Common conditions that sex therapy is used for includes erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, low libido, lack of sexual confidence, sexual addiction and recovery from sexual assault.
Sex therapy is aimed at helping an individual understand and resolve underlying conflicts that they have about their sexual health. A therapists can teach you how to manage these conflicting thoughts and cope with your sexual issues. Message our therapists to find out more about how they can help.